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Virat Kohli Will Remain Captain Of All Formats: BCCI

Amid reports doing the rounds that Kohli might lose his white-ball captaincy and Rohit Sharma could be asked to lead the limited-overs side if the team fails to win the ICC T20 World Cup this year.

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Is Indian Cricket Looking At Split Captaincy Post England Series?

In May this year, former India chief selector Kiran More had said that the team could look at spilt captaincy for the three formats between Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma.

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Kohli, Sharma Placed 2nd & 3rd In ICC ODI Rankings

India skipper Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma maintained their second and third positions respectively in the International Cricket Council (ICC) ODI batting rankings

ICC Test Rankings: Kohli At No 5; Pant & Rohit Among Indians In Top 10
ICC Test Rankings: Kohli At No 5; Pant & Rohit Among Indians In Top 10

Dubai: Sri Lanka skipper Dimuth Karunaratne has moved up four spots to 11th in the latest MRF ICC Test Player Rankings for Batting, which were announced on Wednesday. The opening…

BCCI Central Contracts: Virat, Rohit, Bumrah Remain In Top Bracket; Pandya Promoted To Grade A
BCCI Central Contracts: Virat, Rohit, Bumrah Remain In Top Bracket; Pandya Promoted To Grade A

New Delhi: The star trio of India captain Virat Kohli, his white-ball deputy Rohit Sharma and pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah retained their top bracket BCCI contracts, worth Rs 7 crore…

India Struggle At 80/4 In Reply To England's 205 At Lunch On Day 2

Ahmedabad: Rohit Sharma traded his natural attacking instincts for a cautious approach even as India lost three important wickets, including that of skipper Virat Kohli, to reach 80 for 4 at lunch on the second day of the fourth and final Test against England here on Friday. The seasoned Rohit showed tremendous patience remaining unbeaten […]

India Vs England: Rohit Sharma Scores First Test Century In Over A Year

Chennai: India opener Rohit Sharma scored his first Test century in over a year and after eight Test innings to drive India ahead on the first day of the second Test on a pitch that aided turn from the first session. The right-handed batsman, on way to his seventh Test ton, took an aggressive route […]

Aus Vs Ind SCG Test: Rohit Sharma Returns As Opener, Navdeep Saini To Make Debut

Sydney: Rohit Sharma has replaced Mayank Agarwal as opener in the India team for the third Test against Australia that gets underway at the Sydney Cricket Ground from Thursday. Rohit will open the innings alongside Shubman Gill. Meanwhile, right-arm pacer Navdeep Saini will make his Test debut as he replaces injured Umesh Yadav, who has […]

Play By The Rules Or Don't Come: Queensland Govt Tells Team India

Brisbane: With reports emerging about Team India’s reluctance to play the fourth and final Test of the ongoing series against Australia in Brisbane due to harsher bio-security protocols, members of the Queensland government have stated that the visiting team should not enter the state if they are unwilling to coordinate with the protocols that have […]

Alleged Bio Bubble Breach: India's Batting At Risk After Five Players Put In Isolation

Melbourne: Five India Test players, including vice-captain Rohit Sharma, opener Shubman Gill and wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant, have been placed in isolation for alleged breach of bio-security protocols , Cricket Australia said on Saturday. The Indian cricket team could lose some of its top batsmen ahead of the third Test beginning January 7 in Sydney after […]

Rohit Sharma Joins Indian Squad Ahead Of Third Test; Watch Hitman's Welcome Video

Melbourne: Rohit Sharma has joined the Indian squad in Melbourne ahead of their third Test against Australia. The Indian cricket board on Wednesday posted a video of the opening batsman walking into the team hotel and meeting the squad and staff after he finally finished his quarantine in Sydney. Look who’s joined the squad in […]

Ind Vs Aus: Rohit Sharma Passes Fitness Test, Set To Fly To Australia

New Delhi: Star India batsman Rohit Sharma is set to take part in the upcoming four-match Test series against Australia after passing the fitness test at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru. It has been learnt that Sharma, who had injured his hamstring during the Indian Premier League (IPL), cleared the fitness test on […]

ICC ODI Rankings: Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma Continue To Remain On Top
ICC ODI Rankings: Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma Continue To Remain On Top

Sydney: India’s Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma have maintained their top two spots in the latest ICC ODI rankings for batsmen while ace fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah has stuck to his third spot in the bowlers’ list. Skipper Kohli scored two half-centuries in the recently concluded three-match ODI series against Australia which India lost 1-2. […]

Rohit Sharma, Ishant To Miss First Two Tests Against Australia
Rohit Sharma, Ishant To Miss First Two Tests Against Australia

New Delhi: India’s star opener Rohit Sharma and pacer Ishant Sharma will miss the first two Tests against Australia. Both the players are also doubtful for the remaining two after it was conveyed to the BCCI that the duo will require close to a month to be match fit. The two, who are undergoing rehabilitation […]

BCCI Grants Virat Kohli Paternity Leave After 1st Australia Test, Rohit Sharma Included In Red-Ball Squad
BCCI Grants Virat Kohli Paternity Leave After 1st Australia Test, Rohit Sharma Included In Red-Ball Squad

New Delhi: India captain Virat Kohli was on Monday granted paternity leave by the BCCI after the first Test against Australia next month, while his limited-overs’ deputy Rohit Sharma was added to the red-ball squad after being initially left out due to a hamstring injury. Kohli will miss three Test matches in Australia to be […]

IPL 2020: Clash Of Titans As Rohit's MI Meet Kohli's RCB

Dubai: All eyes will be on the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Monday when two of the best cricketers-cum-captains of modern-day cricket, Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli, will square off in an IPL league encounter that promises fireworks. From the leadership perspective in the league’s history, the Rohit-led Mumbai Indians (MI) have dominated their IPL […]

IPL 13: Rohit Sharma's 80 Takes Mumbai Indians To 195/5 Against Kolkata Knight Riders

Abu Dhabi: Rohit Sharma’s masterful 80 and some lacklustre bowling and fielding from Kolkata Knight Riders helped Mumbai Indians post 195/5 in the IPL match between the two sides at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium here on Wednesday. Rohit nearly played through the innings for his side, falling to Pat Cummins only in the 18th over. […]

Ahead Of IPL 13 Opener, Rohit Sharma Says Always Enjoy Battle Against CSK

Abu Dhabi: Ahead of the much-anticipated clash against Chennai Super Kings in the opening game of the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) to be played on Saturday evening at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma has said that he enjoys playing against the MS Dhoni-led side but is never […]

Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma Continue To Lead ICC ODI Rankings For Batsmen

Manchester: Star Indian batsmen Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma have maintained their top two positions in the latest ICC rankings for ODI batters which got updated following the completion of the three-match series between England and Australia. While Kohli is at the numero uno spot with 871 rating points, Rohit has 855 rating points and […]

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Rohit Sharma Dedicates Khel Ratna Award To Fans

Abu Dhabi: India’s ODI vice-captain Rohit Sharma on Saturday dedicated his Khel Ratna award to all his fans for their unwavering support, saying this “wouldn’t have been possible” without them. Rohit, along with paddler Manika Batra, women’s hockey captain Rani Rampal, wrestler Vinesh Phogat and para-athlete T Mariyappan were this year awarded the country’s highest […]

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Rohit Sharma, Vinesh Phogat among 5 athletes to receive Khel Ratna

New Delhi: Star India batsman Rohit Sharma is among the five athletes who will receive the country’s highest sporting honour, the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award, for 2020. This will be the first time in the history of National Sports Day awards that five sportspersons will be conferred with the Khel Ratna. The Selection Committee […]

Rohit Sharma, Vinesh Phogat, Manika Batra Among Four Recommended For Khel Ratna

New Delhi: India’s limited-overs vice-captain Rohit Sharma, star wrestler Vinesh Phogat, TT player Manika Batra and Paralympic gold-winning high jumper Mariyappan Thangavelu were on Tuesday picked for this year’s Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award by the sports ministry’s selection committee. This is the second time since 2016 that four athletes have been finalised for the […]

ICC Rankings: Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma Maintain Top Two Spots, Bumrah Remains 2nd Among Bowlers

Dubai: India captain Virat Kohli and his deputy Rohit Sharma continue to occupy the top two batting spots in the ICC ODI rankings while pacer Jasprit Bumrah stayed put in second place among bowlers in the latest list issued on Tuesday. With 871 rating points, Kohli is at the top followed by Rohit (855) and […]

Pregnant Elephant Death In Kerala: Sports Fraternity React To Barbaric Incident

Mumbai: A 15-year-old pregnant elephant fell victim to an inhumane act after a pineapple filled with powerful firecrackers offered by a man exploded in her mouth. This inhumane incident has drawn a lot of attention within the sports community. Sportspersons from all around the world are taking to social media platforms to voice their anger […]

Rohit Sharma's Captaincy Is Very Similar To MS Dhoni: Suresh Raina

New Delhi: India’s limited-overs deputy Rohit Sharma’s style of leadership has often been seen as completely different from skipper Virat Kohli’s style and has often been compared to that of former India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni. And Suresh Raina believes that Rohit’s calmness and ability to motivate players makes him very similar to Dhoni. “Rohit’s […]